Monthly Archives: January 2005

Titillation vs. Illumination

When you start working in a communications medium such as PowerPoint, is your intent to titillate or to illuminate? The choice you make will determine how your presentation will look, and what kind of effect it will have on your… KEEP READING

Read My Lips

If you want to understand what I’m saying better, you can read my lips. That’s what a recent study discovered about the link between seeing people speak and hearing their words. It turns out that when you watch people speak,… KEEP READING

Zen and the Art of PowerPoint

I recently saw a PowerPoint slide like this one, which began a presentation by a very senior executive at a very large organization. The motorcycle actually "drove" into the slide from left to right as the executive began talking about… KEEP READING